Belinda Bencic Is Back In Business

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Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, UAE Championship Match: [4] Petra Kvitova (CZE) vs. [45] Belinda Bencic (SUI) They first played against each other on the WTA Tour in 2013, then in 2018 and again earlier this year; all three encounters were on hard court and all were won in straight sets by the Czech. Bencic…

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Boserup’s Major Accomplishment

WIMBLEDON, Great Britain [225] Julia Boserup (USA) vs. [104] Tatjana Maria (GER) Boserup was the only American to complete her match today and she must be jumping for joy.  After failing numerous times to qualify for the main draw of a Major, Boserup was successful this Wimbledon.  She defeated Maria 6-4, 0-6, 6-2 and is…

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Bencic Rebounds After Makarova Fights Back

Apia International Sydney, Australia [CR14] Belinda Bencic (SUI) vs. [CR23] Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) In their first meeting, Bencic came out attacking and took the first set 6-0.  However, Makarova has been ranked in the top ten and was not about to go down without a fight.  She applied the pressure to Bencic in the second set with her…

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Bencic Has Wozniacki’s Number

Toray Pan Pacific Open, Tokyo Women’s Semifinal: [CR6] Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) vs. [CR15] Belinda Bencic (SUI) Bencic defeated another top ten opponent and continues her impressive performance of 2015. She has already won two prestigious titles this season and had an opportunity to make it three.  At eighteen years old, Bencic is showing not only…

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The Pressure Got To Williams

Rogers Cup, Toronto Women’s Semifinal: [CR1] Serena Williams (USA) vs. [CR20] Belinda Bencic (SUI) The pressure has gotten to Williams. In a match strewn with errors and poor serving from Williams, she compounded the problem by failing to convert on numerous break chances. As Williams grew frustrated and distracted, the teenager, Bencic, stayed calm and focused…

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